On this day: April 17

POSTED: 10:43 AM PDT April 15, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT April 16, 2014 
Daffy Duck's debut, Porky's Duck Hunt, 1937

Benjamin Franklin dies, Daffy Duck makes his debut, the Bay of Pigs invasion begins, the ill-fated Apollo 13 returns to Earth, and two Los Angeles police officers are convicted in the Rodney King beating, all on this day.